An attachment is an image or other file uploaded through the post editor's upload utility. Attachments can be displayed on their own 'page' or template. For more information, see Using Image and File Attachments.

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Insert attachments from front end form

I built a front end form but suddenly cannot submit my image attachments. Refer to these articles which do not get it done: ...
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How to restrict access to uploaded files?

I have a restricted area on a website that can only be accessed by logged in users. For that I created a page template with a 'current_user_can()' condition. My problem is that the documents attached ...
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simple solution for restricting access to (some) uploads/downloads

Initial Situation For a site I'm setting up I was looking into the whole field of securing uploads/downloads and restricting access to them based on user roles/capabilities. Of course I have read ...
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Strange problem with wp_get_attachment_image_src database (db) query count

I have a purchased theme that has a custom WordPress loop in it that looks for image attachments via wp_get_attachment_image_src. It does this by doing the following: $image = ...
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How can I bulk delete media and attachments using WP-CLI?

I'm trying to mass delete 4000 images in a wordpress website. WP itself sets the max to 999, which would work fine and take a few minutes to delete them via the backend. However, I get REQUEST URI TOO ...
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How to get images only attached from edit post page

I have developed a custom wordpress panel with a custom front-end recently. In single post pages there is a slider. I display the result of get_attached_media( 'image' ) function as the images of ...
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How can I display custom fields value from attachment media?

I have created the follow code in functions.php to add custom fields to attachments media library. Data saves as well, but I can't get data to display into the template file. Any suggestion?? Thanks! ...
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wp_get_attachment_image_src and server path

wp_get_attachment_image_src will give me URL and dimensions for an image. But is there any way to get the server path for a scaled image (like ...
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How do I change attachment slug from name to id

I need to change the slug of the attachment post. Currently, it is showing attachment name , I want it to be replaced by id of attachment. Edit : Thanks to suggestion by TheDeadMedic, I am now ...
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Hide Image Container if No Image Attachments

I have a CPT that displays any attached images via a slider. However, when there are no attached images the slider still appears. Is there a way to add a conditional IF statement that will hide the ...
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Getting attachments by meta value

I'm stuck at a very simple point: I need to get all attachments by a custom meta key (and value). I'm developing a short code, so it has to work on every possible page. What I've tried so far: $args ...
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Adding meta data to an attachment post

I want to add a meta data to my attachment posts, so I can get them in order by meta value later. That meta value would be 'price'. So I thought this could work: I have this args: $args = array( ...
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Wordpress wp_get_attachment_thumb_url full

My code in index: (show all attachment by one post ID) <?php query_posts('p=1498'); if (have_posts()) { while (have_posts()) { the_post(); ?> <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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How to import files to individual posts of a custom type

I'm very inexperienced in WP, so I may have some fundamental misunderstandings - definitely open to alternative approaches if this one is crazy! I have a collection of several hundred files, split ...
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How to check an ajax nonce in PHP

I'm modifying the media modal adding a new menu item to add external attachments to the media library. From the JS code I'm calling a PHP function that touches the database and accepts three ...
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Get attachment by meta_key value

I need to get the attachment (will be only one per post) associated to a post with meta_key wpcf-legislacion-gratis (not matter the value the column has) by using a custom query using get_posts() ...
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How to trigger a refresh in the media modal

I'm developing a plugin that adds a new tab to the media modal, and I need to know a way trigger a refresh of the attachments tab so it shows newly added attachments. This is the code I'm using: ...
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Stop WordPress from reserving slugs for media items?

I am experiencing some odd behavior, that apparently happens "out of the box" with WordPress. If I upload a file through the media manager called: services.jpg; then go try to create a page with the ...
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How to get blog id of a post from admin panel?

I have multi-site and using add_attachment($post_id) hook to get the $post_id whenever a binary file is uploaded. I need to figure out the $blog_id of that post. How would I go about doing this? I ...
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Automatically attach image to post if they have the same title

I have 200 images in my WP install. Currently, each image... has its own post (the post title is the same as the image title) is the featured image of that post is inserted into the post ...
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How do you import images from a URL in your post?

I am looking to automatically set the featured image from a URL, I have a plugin that creates new posts and has a link back to the source website, I would like to be able to scrape that link for an ...
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is it possible to force wordpress to always save thumbnails as 'jpg' not 'png'

I cant see any settings and cant see much in the php api docs regarding this? for instance if the original file upload is a png wordpress converts to jpg
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Get Image tag from content of post

I have create a custom sidebar, and want to show only posts images in that sidebar. I have add a post with some text and choose image from gallery in the content of that post. Now i want to get only ...
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Audio or playlist shortcode condition according to the amount of files on attachment page

My reason for doing this is for a music & entertainment site where users will have the ability to share music and videos on other websites via embed code. I'm using the audio.php and video.php ...
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Include attachments with a custom taxonomy in search

I need to include attachments in the search. So far, I have managed this by hooking into pre_get_posts and checking if it's on the search results page, I add 'attachment' to the post_type and ...
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File path for attachments outside of wp-content/uploads

I am creating some custom post creation pages with PHP. I create a simple post and want to attach an image I already have on my server to the post without moving it into the upload directory. I am ...
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Add custom field to media attachment image attribute in post editor

I have the following filter, but do not know how to add custom attributes to image field, when attaching media to post. example <img data-ext-link-title="" data-ext-link-url=""> ...
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Delivering a file instead of wordpress page

I'm trying to make a page where a user provides an ID of a attachment and the site will set the headers and deliver that file instead of a 404 page. so /download/1754 would lookup the attachment with ...
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Upload unnattached image from frontend

I am using the below function to let users upload files from the front end. It works great except that I would like the file to NOT be attached to any post. Currently, the file is automatically ...
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Attachments doesn't update

I did use wp_attachments to display images from posts by url. With that in functions.php 'function twentythirteen_the_attached_image() { $post = get_post(); $attachment_size = ...
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How can I change wordpress attachment url and protect it?

I was confused by one thing, because Wordpress attachment url is directly to see and for download, I want to hidden it and make it transfer by one file so I can add some control for this file. now I ...
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How to retrieve images attached to post through media library?

I have been struggling to retrieve image attachments to specific post without success until I found that images inserted into the post via media library are not treated as attachments. That is, you ...
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i'm trying to get all my media query attachments via ajax in wordpress

i'm trying to load all my media files via ajax: $.ajax({ url: '/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php', type: 'post', data: { 'action': 'query-attachments', 'post_id': 0, ...
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Issue on Getting WP Gallery Items In cpt-single.php As Attachments

Having a "Custom Post Type" called Projects I am trying to get actual URL of images added into Post Gallery and list them in class other than WordPress built in .gallery. This is the code which I ...
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Prevent Wordpress from creating an image post

Some of my sites depend on a lot of images - usually very small images. I want to disable the Wordpress feature which creates a post for every media file uploaded on the site. I checked my site ...
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How to create an attachments archive with working pagination?

This might sound like query_posts with pagination problem number 2103024 but I think this one might be special. My WordPress site is basically a huge database of car images. Each image should have ...
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Get images from the post

Using Add Media I am inserting images in the Post.I want to reterive these only these images on the single post page.I am using get_attached_media function to reterive these images.But it returns an ...
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Show title when inserting single images

I just can't get how to do this. When inserting a gallery I have this output: <a href="path_to_files/image.jpg" title="fancy title"> <img width="150" height="150" ...
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How to paginate attachments in a secondary query as gallery?

I have this code that shows all images attached to my post-type. Is there a way to paginate those? I have like 25 pics and I wan't to avoid scroll as much as I can. Code: <div class="galleries ...
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Confused with attachment mimetype order

Suppose I have attachments of MIME type image/png, image/jpeg and image/gif. And I have template files image.php and gif.php in my theme folder. So, this means that I want to customize a page ...
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Show prev and next post links for parent post of current image in attachment page?

I use this code to show previous and next posts (in same category) on post pages (single.php). <?php $next_post = get_next_post(TRUE); // TRUE = in same category if (!empty( $next_post )): ?> ...
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Check if parent post is sticky on attachment page?

I use this code on post template (single.php) to check if current post is sticky: <?php if ( is_sticky() ) echo 'Post is sticky.'; ?> But it is not working on attachment page template ...
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Show post tags on attachment page?

I use this code to show post tag(s) on single.php template: <?php the_tags('<div>Tagged with:<br> ',' | ','</div>');?> I wish to display post tags on attachment page too, ...
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Show custom field on attachment page?

I use this code to show custom field value outside loop on post page (single.php): <?php echo get_custom_field('my_custom_field'); ?> But, that is not working on attachment page (image.php). ...
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How to remove title attribute from gallery links and images

I want to remove the title attribute from within the output of a [gallery] shortcode e.g. <a href="url" title="bobby"> <img src="url" title="bobby"/> </a> should be: ...
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How to link images to attachment.php [duplicate]

I have custom attachment.php, I want to give link for images in single.php so if user click that images, will redirect to attachment.php is that possible? Here is the example of code. <a ...
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Change default URL of image attachment

I have only one image attachment per post, as featured image. Every post have just one image, featured image, and no any other image in post content. By default URL of image attachment is: ...
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List attachments of a page

I need to generate a list of attachments uploaded to a specific page (id=628). I thought this code was going to work, but it doesn't generate anything at all: <?php get_header(); ?> <div ...
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Check if post has attachments (not image)

Need to do a check if post has attachments that are not images. I haven't seen this anywhere - thoughts?
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How to update the title of audio file through its attachment metadata

I am trying to programmatically update some metadata of audio file attached to a post. I have been able to update the artist and album properties of the audio file but title doesn't stick. I can go ...